Apply for your police check online or at the Post Office.
You can even have your details stored to save time on future checks with us.1
Start your police check application online or in-store. Once it’s been submitted and processed by the police agency you'll receive a digital certificate with your result.
To start your application online you’ll need 4 ID documents.
To apply at the Post Office you'll need 4 ID documents and a completed Application for National Police Check form (PDF 353kB).
Fast – Results are typically received within 2 business hours2. You can also choose to store your details and save time on future checks with us1.
Secure – We collect your information for the purpose of verifying your identity and we encrypt any information we receive. Your personal information and check result is always treated confidentially.
Convenient – You'll receive a digital certificate and you can request a hard copy for an extra $103. Scan your certificate's QR code using the Australia Post app to confirm authenticity.
Trusted – Accredited by the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC). Complete, accurate and trusted by government departments, licencing authorities and employers.